2005 Mercedes-Benz S500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Mercedes-Benz S500

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2005 Mercedes-Benz S500
$
133
to $
170
2005 Mercedes-Benz S500
$
95
to $
165
2005 Mercedes-Benz S500
$
593
to $
1,054
2005 Mercedes-Benz S500
$
1,110
to $
1,627
2005 Mercedes-Benz S500
$
850
to $
1,273

2005 Mercedes-Benz S500 Problems

Closing Assist/Door Lock Issues Due to Pneumatic System Problems

Problems with the pneumatic system can cause closing assist and door lock issues.

"Crank no Start" Due to Failed Crankshaft Position Sensor

The crankshaft position sensor may fail. Symptoms of this are: The engine will crank—but not start—especially when the engine is warm. The car may start again if it is left to cool off, but it may run roughly or have poor performance.

Poor AC performance Due to Evaporator Temperature Sensor Failure

The evaporator temperature sensor can fail, causing the AC compressor not to cycle. If the AC compressor does not turn on, the AC system will not blow cold air. If the compressor is stuck on, the air will be very cold at first, before warming up.

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2005 Mercedes-Benz S500 Questions

for 2 to 3 days a red alert flashed on my screen that my gas cap is loose, I (1 answer)

stop turn car off open cap then close it tightly and continue driving without any problems. now my check engine light is on, are these problems related ?

my abc notification auto body control keeps coming on. (1 answer)

some times when I'm driving my abc notification will come on, once I stop turn off car get out and do whatever, when I get back in the car and start it up the abc notification is gone.

Hood won't open when the release handle is pulled. Hood is sticking! (1 answer)

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2005 Mercedes-Benz S500 Recalls

Instrument Cluster Illumination May Fail

The instrument cluster illumination may fail. This may result in difficulty reading the gauges, indicators, and speedometer. Not being able to see the cluster may lead to an accident. Dealers will replace the instrument cluster modules. This recall started on September 29, 2006. 

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2005 Mercedes-Benz S500 Reviews

The car is awesome,rides beautiful, but cant stop worth a lick. Definitely a head turner. But the new body style puts it to shame. Personally I have not had many problems, but I do not hear many good this ride.

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